INFOPACK NEWS _ 24/01/2021

Avery Dennison launches recycled direct thermal paper labels

Actuality packaging

Avery Dennison launches recycled direct thermal paper labels


Avery Dennison has introduced rDT, the first commercially available direct thermal paper labels to contain recycled post-consumer waste. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Avery Dennison
Creating intelligence in the pharmaceutical supply chain

Industry equipment

Creating intelligence in the pharmaceutical supply chain


Covid-19 is straining supply chains around the world, most notably those of pharmaceutical companies. Scarcity of raw materials upstream and overheated demand downstream cause disruptions. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: Ravas
Digital watermarks for smart packaging recycling

Markets & packaging

Digital watermarks for smart packaging recycling


Under the patronage of AIM, the European Brands Association, over 85 companies and organizations from the packaging value chain have joined forces with the ambitious goal to assess whether a pioneering digital watermarks technology can enable better sorting and higher-quality recycling rates for packaging in the EU, to drive a truly circular economy. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: AIM
Next generation i4L SCARA robot series

Industry equipment

Next generation i4L SCARA robot series


i4L SCARA sets a new bar in the light duty SCARA market, bringing strong performance at the most competitive price. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Omron Corporation
Critical factors in the assessment of exposure to nanomaterials

Markets & packaging

Critical factors in the assessment of exposure to nanomaterials


Nanotechnology is one of the key technological areas to boost Europe's competitiveness in the future. Nanomaterials have already been commercialized at various stages of the packaging supply chain from food storage to traceability and tracking. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: ITENE
ULMA Packaging develops an innovative leak-proof and fully-hygienic packaging solution

Labels printing and packaging

ULMA Packaging develops an innovative leak-proof and fully-hygienic packaging solution


The poultry sector is seeing an increase in the demand for more sustainable packaging and safer products, which is currently the norm in all sectors; this is specifically what Tight-Chicken offers, ULMA Packaging's latest innovative development, which ensures that chickens arrive at stores perfectly packaged. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Flexible packaging BRAND: Ulma Packaging
Chemical modifications for more sustainable materials: from the laboratory to the market

Trends & design

Chemical modifications for more sustainable materials: from the laboratory to the market


Improve properties or reduce layers. These have been the strategic lines of the NEWDEFER project of the ITENE technology centre, which is supported by the IVACE and in which work has also been done with active packaging technologies. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Innovations BRAND: ITENE
Sweet sensations in sustainable packaging

Markets & packaging

Sweet sensations in sustainable packaging


Sappi supports Dutch chocolate producer with an innovation in secondary packaging. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: SAPPI
Labels that come off the bottle? Never again!

Labels printing and packaging

Labels that come off the bottle? Never again!


Hub Labels solves Mazzaroth’s issues with the labels crinkling and peeling due to moisture with UPM Raflatac Glacier WSA Weld Plus. High-performing material from UPM Raflatac enhanced Mazzaroth’s brand image and customer experience. Fast production turnaround and delivery ensured that Mazzaroth was able to meet customer demand. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Labels BRAND: UPM Raflatac
Fully-automated packaging solution for tablet blister and wallet packs

Labels printing and packaging

Fully-automated packaging solution for tablet blister and wallet packs


Lupin, one of the largest global pharmaceutical companies, chose ULMA Packaging to develop a fully-automated flow pack line to package pharmaceutical products (individual blister and wallet packs). ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Flexible packaging BRAND: Ulma Packaging